Lots of people have told me unequivocally that they would never date a friend's ex. They wholeheartedly believe that it's wrong, disrespectful, and if a friend did that to them, they'd never talk to that person again. They believe this is something everybody knows, that they're just following the rules. What I've noticed, though, is that every person I've heard espouse this worldview was straight. This rule is almost never stated or enforced among queer communities. If you're gay, you will almost inevitably date a friend's ex at some point.
Can Men Have Female Friends In Relationships?
Can Men Have Female Friends In Relationships? | Get The Guy
I could really use some advice. My ex-husband and I grew apart over time, and in we divorced. Afterward, I acted rather impulsively on a lifelong dream to live in Alaska, sold most of my belongings, and moved here. I had barely gotten to know my co-workers when our workplace shut down.
There are so many reasons to be friends before you start dating someone and decide to commit to them. You learn what to expect, which is one of many good reasons to be friends before you start dating anyone. Here are few more.